| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Fox's "American Idol" was hoping to reverse its recent ratings trend as it kicked off its 13th season Wednesday night, but early indications are that it has a lot of work to do to reclaim some of its lost viewers.
According to preliminary national...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:51 AM
"Life can change … in a heartbeat," "American Idol" reminded us Wednesday night as it kicked off a new season with a fresh batch of hopefuls, a greater focus on the positive (fewer prolonged looks at the cringe-inducingly untalented and delusional)...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:23 PM
If the last season of "American Idol" proved to be an eyeball ping-pong experience while watching the animosity between judges Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey percolate, then the forthcoming season might come as a relief to the optical nerves.
| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:57 AM
"This is your story, America. This is your show," Ryan Seacrest says as "American Idol" starts its 13th season this week.
Fox hopes he's right when the singing contest returns at 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. The ratings performance of "Idol" will be...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:44 AM
In a busy night for television, the new seasons of "American Idol" and "Duck Dynasty" are the biggest news.
"Idol," starting at 8 on Fox, will try to capture its old pizazz after a rocky season last year. What's fascinating about tonight's premiere is...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 11:53 AM
The new year kicks off with new seasons of "Community," "Downton Abbey" and "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," the new ABC spy miniseries "The Assets" and a special "House of Lies Live!" improv special. These are your TV picks for Dec. 30 to Jan. 5....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The NAACP announced nominees for its 45th annual Image Awards, with Weinstein Co. nabbing 17 bids in the film categories thanks to "The Butler," "Fruitvale Station" and "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," followed by Fox Searchlight, with seven, for "12...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In 2011, on his holiday album "Under the Mistletoe," Justin Bieber came on like Mariah Carey's kid nephew — a sort of pint-sized vocal prodigy — in a squeaky-clean duet with the singer on her "All I Want for Christmas Is You."
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Inspired by a true story, "Precious" director Daniels' fine drama - and compact history lesson - features many notable performances, led by Forest Whitaker's as a White House servant who tended to several presidents.
Playing the chief executives are...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Melissa Rauch, a.k.a. Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz from "The Big Bang Theory," is showing that she's got just as much brawn as she's got brain in the latest issue of Maxim.
And here she follows in costar Kaley Cuoco's 2011 footsteps...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 3:24 PM
It’s the question that gets asked every holiday season: Why can’t anyone come up with a original, classic Christmas song anymore?
Many have tried, including Justin Bieber, The Killers, Christina Aguilera and even Snoop Dogg. But the last...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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The Sing-Off The groups perform songs...